State treasurer seeks to eliminate own position, as well as Secretary of State’s

State treasurer seeks to eliminate own position, as well as Secretary of State’s

Wisconsin's treasurer is proposing an amendment to the state constitution that would abolish his own office as well as the Office of the Secretary of State.

Bridge, Curtiss face off for 2nd

Bridge, Curtiss face off for 2nd

In a matchup that looks like it did two years ago, incumbent Tom Bridge is facing a challenge from contractor Marty Curtiss. ...

Stenberg challenges Mertzig for the 4th

Stenberg challenges Mertzig for the 4th

Like the 2nd District, the 4th District face off is a familiar challenge. This time, Jackie Stenberg is challenging incumbent Greg Mertzig who won t...

E-mails favor Walker 2-1

E-mails favor Walker 2-1

Gov. Scott Walker was right: Angry crowds in Madison didn’t tell the whole story of how Wisconsinites felt. ...

Browall, Goodwin lead United Way campaign

Browall, Goodwin lead United Way campaign

United Way of Greater Duluth has announced that Ken Browall, publisher of the Duluth News Tribune, and Larry Goodwin, president of the College of St. Scholastica, will serve as Community Campaign Co-Chairs for the 2011-2012 fall fundraising campaign.

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Passal moves to anchor desk

Passal moves to anchor desk

Eyewitness News reporter Renee Passal takes over the anchor desk at 5 p.m. when Sandy Drag steps down.

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Travel advisory for all Washburn County roads

Washburn County Highway Department and the Washburn County Sheriff are issuing a travel advisory for all of Washburn County roads for today and tonight.

Storm closes schools, postpones meetings

A list of Wednesday closings and postponements.

Warrant issued against man accused of killing dog

A Superior man accused of kicking a dog and injuring it so badly it later died, failed to make an initial appearance in Douglas County Circuit Court last week.

Douglas County's most wanted

Douglas County's most wanted

In conjunction with the Douglas County Sheriff’s Department, the Superior Telegram provides information on offenders sought by law enforcement. There are more than 3,000 active warrants in Douglas County. The sheriff’s department has winnowed down the list to their “most wanted.”

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Superior man sentenced for battering mother

A Superior man will spend 18 months on probation and 120 days in jail for battering his 75-year-old mother.

Nelson inducted into Wisconsin bowling hall of fame

Nelson inducted into Wisconsin bowling hall of fame

Nelson also named 'Woman of Distinction'

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Diocese removes Dahlberg from Hudson church

Diocese removes Dahlberg from Hudson church

It was announced at Hudson’s St. Patrick Church Sunday that Father Dan Dahlberg — former rector of Superior’s Cathedral of Christ the King — is leaving the parish after allegedly taking about $10,800 from the parish charity account for his own use.

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Two time sex offender to be released from custody

Two time sex offender to be released from custody

An informational meeting concerning the release of a sex offender is planned for 6:30 p.m. Thursday in Room 201 of the Government Center, 1316 N. 14th St.

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Opportunity knocks with legwork

Opportunity knocks with legwork

Starting and operating a small business can be one of the most rewarding opportunities afforded to nearly everyone. Imagine being at the helm of your business ship and navigating through the economic seas.

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One new business leads to another

One new business leads to another

Jolene Timmers opened her own business, Serenity Spa, last March. Before the year was out, the Superior woman and her husband had launched a second business, Timmers Rentals, to keep the building where the spa is located afloat.

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Could a do-over be on the horizon for collective bargaining law?

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Lidgerwood-Mundy’s equipment builds marvels

The Hoover Dam, Sears Tower and Panama Canal have common roots in Superior’s North End. During the construction of those marvels, equipment from Superior Lidgerwood Mundy was used.

County commits to openness in government

The Douglas County Board was among the first to take up a challenge to commit to open government.

2010 highlights

With no mayor to deliver a state of the city address this year, City Councilor Dan Olson pulled together a speech to deliver to the council Tuesday night.

Judge blocks contentious Wisconsin union law

MADISON — A Wisconsin judge issued a temporary restraining order Friday blocking the state's new and contentious collective bargaining law from taking effect, raising the possibility that the Legislature may have to vote again to pass the bill.

PeopleFirst rallies behind Kloppenburg

In light of Gov. Scott Walker’s budget bill being signed into law, local opponents of the bill are now making the state supreme court race a referendum on the Republican governor.

Photo of the Day

 

UMD Theatre presents a delicate, modern, drama about a woman facing her battle with cancer. She is making the choice to embrace her fate but can her family do the same? Watch them as they struggle with her transition to a place “Colder Than Here.” Performances run 7:30 p.m. Thursday through March 26 and March 29 to April 2 with a matinee at 2 p.m. March 27 at Dudley Experimental Theatre in the Marshall Performing Arts Center at the University of Minnesota Duluth. For information or tickets, call (218) 726-8561 or visit www.tickets.umn.edu. (Submitted photo)

 

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